Chapter 4

Using the Windows 8 Apps

The Start screen is home to a number of tiles, each of which represents a Windows 8 app. This chapter introduces you to most of the Windows 8 apps, including Internet Explorer, Mail, People, Photos, Video, Music, and Calendar.


Surf the Web

Send an E-Mail Message

Reply to an E-Mail Message

Create a Contact

Add Social Network Contacts

View Your Photos

Watch a Video

Play Music

View Your Calendar

Add an Event to Your Calendar

Search Your Computer

Surf the Web

After you have your Internet connection up and running, as described in Chapter 3, you can use a web browser application to navigate — or surf — the sites ...

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